BINGE Locked up at home with an avalanche of entertainment around us, it’s evident that soon Netflix and Hotstar would run out of entertaining content. However, with a lot of free entertainment available BINGE on YouTube, quarantined people need not worry about quality content for a long time. Here’s a list of some brilliant and ‘must-watch’ short films from YouTube.
Garden Party- Rightly deserved to get the Oscar nomination, this 7-minute long amphibian-stuffed animated film takes place BINGE in a lavishly rich house with unfolding mysteries.
One-minute Time Machine- Presenting the impeccable humor of Erinn Hayes, this short film narrates the attempts of a man to flirt with a woman he met at a park. Every time he messes up, he uses his ‘time-machine’ to try again.
Rebooted- This charming short film revolves around an out-of-work animation villain, Phil, the skeleton. Once who used to wreak terror on-screen is past his prime time and is struggling to find work.
The Jester- A truly moving story of a guy returning home late at night from work. It’s a Halloween night and he encounters a masked trickster. What starts as a harmless trick of cards soon takes a horrifying turn.
Cream- Starting off as a somewhat disturbing, anti-drug PSA also involving a fix everything cream, this short film soon turns into a direct attack on society and the greed of the aristocrats. From the creator Salad Fingers, this short film is a metaphor for how the essential nature of human beings destroys everything that could help to better it.
Skywatch- Set in the near future, this short film is about a time where people are solely dependent on a drone delivery system. It narrates how two teenagers struggle to fit into this technology and this leads to deadly results.
Cautionary Tales- A touching short film about a man with a facial disfigurement who lands him in trouble of adjusting in the regular world. Man essential being a social creature, he finds himself among a group of outcasts who give him a sense of belongingness. With a quirky back-story, this film’s soundtrack has been well appreciated.
Several such amazing and entertaining content present on YouTube can successfully beat lockdown blues and quarantine boredom.